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AAP fields Bhagwant Mann from Sangrur

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Chandigarh, March 10, 2014
First Published: 13:59 IST(10/3/2014) | Last Updated: 09:51 IST(12/3/2014)

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) named comedian-turned politician Bhagwant Mann as its candidate from Sangrur in a fresh released list of 60 candidates on Monday.


Bhagwant Mann had left Manpreet Badal's People's Party of Punjab and joined the AAP recently.

Apart from naming its Sangrur candidate, the party had also named prof Sadhu Singh and Sucha Singh Chottepur as its candidates from Faridkot and Gurdaspur respectively.

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The party which has already established a strong control in Haryana has named four more candidates. The party has now named Lalit Aggarwal, Paramjit, Purushottam Dagar, SP Singh, from Bhiwani, Karnal, Faridabad and Ambala respectively.

Candidates from the region so far:

Rohtak -Naveen Jaihind
Kurukshetra - Balwinder Kaur
Sirsa - Poonam Chand Ratti
Hisar - Yudhbir singh Khyalia
Sonepat - Jaisingh Thekedar 

Himachal Pradesh

Kangra - Dr. Rajan Sushant

Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar - Dr. Raja Muzaffar Bhat


Patiala - Dr. Dharamvira Gandhi

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